Both Lava Lakes can be one of the better options during the fall

Lava Lake - Sunriver, OR

by Fly and Field Outfitters

Buggers and Chironomids have been the most productive. Intermediate and sinking lines with a leech imitations can be deadly. Look for points and depth changes to fish. Some good patterns are: Olv/blk Crystal Buggers, Hale Bopp Leech, Baby Buggers, Pheasant Tail, Ice Cream Cones, and Streamers.